Frederick Police Department detectives are investigating a Thursday night shooting that left a man with non-life threatening injuries.
Officers responded to the 1000 block of Heather Ridge Drive for a reported shooting around 9:25 p.m., where they found a man who had been shot in the leg, according to a Thursday night news release. The man was transported to a local medical facility.
“Based on witness statements we believe this was a targeted shooting,” Lt. Andrew Alcorn with FPD told the News-Post Friday. “We only know that there were several males involved but we are unable to comment on their description at this time.”
Anyone in the area who observed anything that may pertain to the incident is asked to contact authorities. They can do so anonymously by calling 301-600-8477 or by sending an email to email@example.com. A text tip can be sent to 240-674-8477.